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Weekly Brief – Grandma and Shirley Temple

The blue Shirley Temple pitcher used to rest next to the purple African Violets on the Singer sewing machine in my Grandmother’s bedroom. As Grandma watered her violets, I asked her about the girl on the pitcher and Grandma explained that Shirley Temple … Continue reading

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The Pillbox Hat (Fiction)

I could hear them bickering downstairs, while the radio shifted from static to voices and back to static again. Over Joan’s objections, Chuck would be tuning into Edgar Bergen. Joan was the baby, she had no say in radio operations. … Continue reading

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